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Table 3 Scores for the Perceived Coercion Questionnaire Self subscale

From: Perceived coercion to enter treatment among involuntarily and voluntarily admitted patients with substance use disorders

Self subscale IA VA P-value
Self subscale, total score 16.7 (5) 18.9 (4) 0.003
I know that I’m an addict/alcoholic and that I need rehab to get off drugs/alcohol 4.0 (1) 4.3 (1) 0.132
Entering this programme is my last and only hope 2.8 (1) 3.3 (1) 0.023
I don’t know where else to go and what else to do 3.0 (1) 3.4 (1) 0.053
I feel horrified and ashamed of the person I have turned into 3.2 (1) 3.7 (1) 0.013
I am sick and tired of losing everything (things and people) to my drug/alcohol problem 3.7 (1) 4.2 (1) 0.012
Number of patients 63 129  
  1. All values represent the mean (standard deviation); IA involuntarily admitted group, VA voluntarily admitted group